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Amazon's Urban Biospheres Give New Meaning to 'Tech Bubble'
In case you doubted that the 21st century as envisioned by past generations' pulp futurists had arrived, check out the biospheres Amazon has proposed to anchor its new Seattle headquarters.
Wed May 22, 2013
WTS International names HDR - Employer of the Year'
HDR, Inc. was named the "2013 Employer of the Year" by WTS International, an association for the professional advancement of women in transportation.
Paine Field plans persist
An airline terminal at Paine Field could materialize soon, at least on paper. A Snohomish County Council panel has given its go-ahead to a $650,000 contract with an engineering firm to design a terminal big enough to handle passengers for 23 commercial flights per day proposed for the county's airport.
NBBJ Unveils Striking Biosphere Greenhouses for Amazon's Seattle HQ
NBBJ unveiled plans for Amazon's Seattle Headquarters back in the fall of 2012 - but they just announced plans to add three striking biospheres to the heart of the 3-block downtown campus.
Tue May 21, 2013
Mayfield Heights Retains URS for Engineer Services
Mayfield Heights will bring URS Corp. back as its engineering services provider for another year at virtually the same cost.
Amazon proposes a colossal biosphere-like Seattle campus
The latest fad for tech companies' new office buildings seems to involve making them as far-out and avant-garde as possible.
Petrofac Ltd's Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity
Canaccord Genuity currently has a GBX 1,825 target price on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock.
Sun May 19, 2013
Petrofac Ltd Given "Neutral" Rating at BNP Paribas
's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by BNP Paribas in a research note issued on Monday, Analyst Ratings.Net reports.
Fri May 17, 2013
SRO's recommended in all NHC schools
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC School Resources Officers are a must in New Hanover County Schools, according to a recent security assessment.
New Market Report Now Available: URS Corporation (URS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
The company operates through three divisions, namely, infrastructure and environment; federal services; and energy and construction, through which it offers various services to distinct industries such as transportation, power, industrial infrastructure and process, environmental and nuclear management, facilities, water/waste-water, mining and ... (more)
Architectural Record Named One of the Top Business Publications in the U.S. By BtoB Magazine
May 16, 2013 - McGraw Hill Financial's Architectural Record www.ArchitecturalRecord.com has been named one of the 50 best performing business-to-business publications in the United States by BtoB magazine.
International Business Times
Petrofac Expects Modest Growth as Algeria Gas Revival Deferred
"We expect to deliver modest growth in net profit in 2013 reflecting the In Salah rephasing, but remain on target to more than double our 2010 Group earnings by 2015 ," said group chief executive Ayman Asfari.
Acoustic-Based Condition Assessment Provides Accurate Remaining Pipe...
The City of Columbus, Ohio's water infrastructure is quickly coming to the end of its life expectancy.
$1M lawsuit vs 2 contractors of Saipan airport project
The Commonwealth Ports Authority has filed a $1-million lawsuit against two contractors for their work at the Saipan International Airport that were later allegedly found non-compliant with typhoon and earthquake standards.
Wed May 15, 2013
Market Report, "URS Flint - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", published
URS Flint , formerly known as Flint Energy Services Ltd., is a Canada-based company providing upstream and midstream construction and production services.
Tue May 14, 2013
Sarkisian receives honorary degree from Clarkson
Mark P. Sarkisian, director of seismic and structural engineering in the San Francisco office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, received an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson University's 120th Commencement on May 11.
Plans Approved for Cornell Tech Campus
The New York City Council has approved Cornell University's plans to build a 2-million-square-foot technology campus on Roosevelt Island.
Firms shortlisted for State Department expansion
The General Services Administration has shortlisted six planning firms, including two local ones, to help plot out the State Department's planned expansion onto the Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery campus in Foggy Bottom.
SOM's Tanjong Pagar Centre Will Be the Tallest Building in Singapore
Singapore is recently known for its Gardens by the Bay and Marina Bay Resort projects, but soon it will also be recognized for a new landmark tower designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill .
Timeline for new Cape Fear crossing pushed back
At a meeting Monday of the Cape Fear Crossing Work Group, consultants from URS Corp.